Periodontal therapy appears to improve glycaemic control in chronic-periodontitis patients with type-2 diabetes
The association between periodontitis and diabetes mellitus is widely recognised and patients with well‐controlled glycated haemoglobin have a low risk of periodontitis, while risk increases exponentially as glycaemic control worsens. At the same time, periodontal treatment seems to improve glycaemic control.
EFP launches special app for Perio Master Clinic 2019
The EFP and its professional congress organiser Mondial Congress & Events have launched a special application for mobile devices for the forthcoming Perio Master Clinic 2019 in Hong Kong.
Perio Master Clinic 2019 in Hong Kong will build on legacy of Paris and Malta
Perio Master Clinic 2019, which takes place in Hong Kong in March next year, will be the third such event that the EFP has organised.
Large emergence angles are significant risk indicator for peri-implantitis – JCP Digest
An emergence angle greater than 30 degrees is a significant risk indicator for peri-implantitis, according to research summarised in the latest edition of the EFP magazine JCP Digest.
EFP offers group discounts for Hong Kong master clinic
The EFP has announced that it will offer group discounts for registrations to its first event outside Europe – Perio Master Clinic 2019, which takes place in Hong Kong in March 2019.
Latest edition of Perio Insight focuses on laser therapy
The new edition of Perio Insight, the EFP magazine devoted to periodontal science and clinical practice, offers an in-depth analysis of the use of lasers in periodontal and peri-implant therapy.
Clinical practice · Perio Insight · New Classification
Clinicians welcome new classification but raise concerns
“A milestone for the perio world,” a “real improvement in the periodontology field,” and an approach that “should provide an overall consistent approach to diagnosis and management for our patients, who will have better lives as a result.”